APEG Named Lead Partner in Opportunity Appalachia

Bringing Opportunity Zone investment to Central Appalachian coal-impacted communities, creating new jobs and businesses that support sustainable growth. Appalachian Community Capital today announced receipt of a $1,000,000 technical assistance grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to help bring Opportunity Zone investment into Central...

Griffeth & Son Trucking expanding in Carroll County

CARROLLTON, OHIO – Griffeth & Son Trucking, a family owned business founded in 1987, soon will be operating from a new location and will create 40 new jobs in Carroll County. The company, which was primarily focused on transporting coal when first organized, is purchasing the former Heritage Plastics building, 861...

ACEDC and Project Rise co-host Manufacturing Day program for Athens County students

Program includes company visits, manufacturing panel and Q&A  September 30, 2019 - Athens, OH – The Athens County Economic Development Council (ACEDC) and Project Rise: Athens Meigs ESC are offering high school students from all Athens County districts an opportunity to partake in National Manufacturing Day on Friday, October 4th....
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Meridian Plant Property in Jackson Progressing

The ongoing remediation project to clean up a portion of the former Meridian Plant property in Jackson is progressing well and should be completed before the end of the year with the objective of making the site ready for a jobs-creating tenant.

Jackson County Economic Development Partnership (JCEDP) Executive...